Dr. Sri Kantha, 73, of Madison passed away at his home in Florida on September 15th. A Funeral Service will be held at Wm. A. Bradley & Son Funeral Home, 345 Main St, Chatham on Monday, September 23rd at 11:30am. Relatives and friends are invited to visit on Sunday from 2-4 and 6-8pm. For further information or to send a condolence, please go to www.www.bradleyfuneralhomes.com
Born and raised in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Dr. Kantha had also lived in England and Canada before moving to Madison in 1982. He was a graduate of St. Peter’s College in Colombo and the Colombo Medical School. Following his Residency in England he was offered a fellowship in pain management at the prestigious McGill University in Montreal, Canada. Dr. Kantha returned to England as a consultant then in 1982 joined the University of Medicine and Dentistry in New Jersey as an assistant director of the Pain Management Division. He eventually established a private practice in interventional spine care and retired in 2009.
Dr. Kantha enjoyed travel and lecturing to the international medical community. He will be fondly remembered for his compassion, active lifestyle, and remarkable sense of humor. . .
Dr. Kantha was the beloved husband of 42 years to Mano. He was the loving father of Dr. Brinda Kantha and Anna Kantha. He is also survived by his dear bothers, Wicknarajah, Sabanayagam, Yogasundaram, and Sundarakumar and dear sister, Inthumathy. In lieu of flowers, donations in Dr. Kantha’s memory may be made to either; The Lewy Body Dementia Association at www.LBDA.org, or The National Fragile X Foundation at www.fragilex.org,